According to latest reports, US Electric car-maker giant Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) has made a dedicated company’s web-site to target clients in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Company’s CEO Elon Musk said in a statement on Monday that the U.S. firm will carry on to expanding all over the world.
In a statement Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) said it will start taking orders for both its Model S and Model X, with deliveries of the cars expected in the summer.
Meanwhile Tesla also plans to have a pop-up store in The Dubai Mall and is building a service center in the city. It plans to open another store and service center in the UAE capital of Abu Dhabi in 2018.
The company also revealed that it had started two superchargers with five more to follow by the end of 2017. These latest chargers will allows Tesla owners to charge their cars in minutes rather than hours. Tesla said it will also install 26 destination chargers across the UAE, which are at places such as hotels and shopping centers. The company also aims to add 50 more by the end of the year.
Reports said that prices start from 275,000 dirhams ($74,872) for the Model S and 344,000 dirhams for Model X.
Until now, if the UAE customer wanted to have a Tesla car, they were required to get one from abroad. Now Tesla will be able to serve its fans directly in the Middle Eastern country.
Meanwhile Dubai is planning expansion of its network of charging stations for electric cars, the chief executive of its utility company reportedly had a meeting with Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk to tap into the company’s founder’s significant experience in renewable energy, innovation and sustainability.
Dubai’s Saeed Al Tayer, the MD and chief executive of the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) reportedly talked over future collaboration’s with Mr Musk.